Hanging art on the walls is great, don't get us wrong. But we have to say there's something so fab about straying from convention... And we have just the solution in the form of a big art trend for 2018. Art blocks of course!
Whether it's for a print, lenticular or 3D art installation, box frames can truly make a smaller artwork stand out, with the other bonus being that it's super easy to move them around as you wish. After all, it's nice to have a change of scenery a once in a while! In our opinion, box frames are the perfect way to utilise the space within your homes and to get truly get creative. So before you get down and dirty organising your own, are you ready for our four inspiring ideas?
Uh oh. It’s that dreaded time of year again… We’re faced with dark mornings, dreary evenings, and worst of all, the festive season is well and truly over! And don’t get us started on getting out of bed in the morning…
Now, if your January blues are getting too much to handle, no fear because Eye Like is here to come to the rescue! Forget #MondayMotivation, we’re here with our #JanCan edit – seven super prints to seriously stir you from your sleep and help you to embrace the last weeks of the Wintery season. So go on, let art give you a good talking to - say bye bye to your bed, and hello to the day!
Dream of Flying - Alessio B
Come on, what’s not to love about this irresistible print from Alessio B? What better way to leap out bed in the morning than by dreaming of all your hopes and desires! Whether it’s ruling the world, climbing Everest or facing your fear of heights, this inspiring image ensures you’ll be fantasising all day long!
Have Faith - Courty
Sometimes you gotta’ have faith, faith, faith! And on cold, miserable days, that includes faith that the day is going to be awesome, right? This limited edition giclee print (produced from Courty’s original neon artwork) is so utterly vibrant that the words will almost certainly resonate with you throughout the day…
Everything Is Shit - Steve Powers
Because everyone wants a compliment in the morning… This rare print by Steve Powers is perfect for the cheeky ones amongst us, and of course, people who don’t take life too seriously! We don’t know about you, but here at Eye Like HQ we love a bit of humour, and this is one print that will no doubt get you chuckling... Now, if that’s not a good wake-up call, we don’t know what is!
I F*cking Love This Place - Dave Buonaguidi
Yes it’s a given, you probably do f*cking love your bed… But on the flip side, we’re certain there’s somewhere beyond your bedroom that you love even more! Get yourself geared up for the day with one of Dave Buonaguidi’s typographical prints, each printed on an intricate vintage map. Whether it’s a regular haunt, or indeed a place you can’t wait to visit, you’ll want to jump out of bed knowing a true adventure lies in store at this special place.
Bucket List - Lene Bladbjerg
One of our favourites is the simplicity of this print by Lene Bladjerg… How to get motivated 101: you can quite literally wake up to your bucket list every morning – a fantastic reminder of the incredible experiences to come! What we love about this print is that it can be customised if you wish by scribbling your own list on top, or simply leave it blank on the wall and leave your imagination to fill it… The world is your oyster!
Build What Really Matters - Lora Zombie
The most thought provoking print on our list is by grunge artist Lora Zombie, and yet again she manages to unite good old eye-candy with some much needed words of wisdom! We don’t know about you, but if we woke up to this kaleidoscopic colour and motivational motto every morning our outlook on life certainly would change… Mindfulness anybody?
Amusement - Ben Eine
At the end of the day, life is meant to be full of amusement isn’t it?! Even if you wake up feeling down in the dumps, this gorgeous and ultimately glitzy print by Ben Eine is likely to make you sparkle all day long… We’ll take that any day of the week please!
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